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Lionel Messi's Brilliant Chip Doubles Barcelona's Lead Against Rayo Vallecano

FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi, from Argentina, left, scores against Rayo Vallecano's goalkeeper Ruben Martinez, right, during a Spanish La Liga soccer match at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
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BR-UK StaffAnalyst IIIFebruary 15, 2014

Lionel Messi doubled Barcelona's lead over Rayo Vallecano with a brilliant chip that you've come to expect with Messi

Messi was on the receiving end of a perfect through ball from Cesc Fabregas to put the Argentine free against Ruben and he didn't waste his chance. 


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